Algebra

SUNY OER Courses

SUNY OER Services offers several template courses that can serve as starting points for your own development. You can mix, match, and adapt anything from the courses below quite easily.

These math courses are supported by Lumen Learning’s Online Homework Manager (OHM), an online OER homework system that provides algorithmically-generated problems and immediate feedback to help students practice and master math concepts.

To preview Lumen-supported math courses created with OHM, you may click on the course links below. When you are prompted to enter login credentials for OHM courses, please use guest as the username, and no password is required.

Algebra Courses with Editable Texts

The Algebra courses in this list have texts that are easily edited.

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Resources Included

Elementary / Beginning Algebra – Lumen Learning – Pressbooks In-text video support,auto-graded Pre-tests, problems sets, and Quizzes for each module
Beginning and Intermediate Algebra – Tyler Wallace – Texmacs  Student solutions , Full course, video supplements, online homework
Intermediate Algebra – Lumen Learning – Pressbooks In-text video support,auto-graded Pre-tests, problems sets, and Quizzes for each module

Algebra Courses with Static PDF Texts

The Algebra courses in this list are based on a text that is a pdf, and are therefore not easy to edit.

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Resources Included

Description

Arithmetic – NROC/ Lippman Full courseIn-Class worksheets, online homework, video support.  HW assignments available upon course copy. This course is an arithmetic course intended for college students, covering whole numbers, fractions, decimals, percents, ratios and proportions, geometry, measurement, statistics, and integers using an integrated geometry and statistics approach. The course uses the late integers (negative numbers) model—integers are only introduced at the end of the course.
Beginning Algebra – Scottsdale NO TEXT Workbook, Full MOM course, video support, online homework
Beginning and Intermediate Algebra – Tyler Wallace Student solutions , Full course, video supplements, online homework This course is a Lumen Learning Open Course Framework, based on Tyler Wallace’s courses created for the Open Course Library project.  The original, modular-structured course is also available.  This remix has been restructured to align more directly with the text, and may be a better choice for face-to-face courses.  Details of the intended use can be found in the sample syllabus.
Intermediate Algebra – CK-12 Scottsdale Full course, video supplements, in-class worksheets, online homework CC-BY-NC-SA

Additional Offerings

Beyond what’s already hosted inside the SUNY OER Services platform, many OER collections contain useful material for Algebra courses. If you have suggestions of public domain or Creative Commons content to add here, please let us know.

Name Source Notes License
Prealgebra OpenStax Textbook. Additional instructional materials available upon request CC BY
Elementary Algebra OpenStax Textbook. Additional instructional materials available upon request CC BY
Intermediate Algebra OpenStax Textbook. Additional instructional materials available upon request CC BY
College Algebra OpenStax Textbook. Additional instructional materials available upon request CC BY
Algebra and Trigonometry OpenStax Textbook. Additional instructional materials available upon request CC BY

If you’d like to utilize any of the above resources in your own classroom, you’re welcome to

  • link directly to them in your learning management system (LMS)
  • copy and paste these materials into any format you’d like (a page in your LMS or a Word document, etc.). Include the copyright information and attribute the source as needed
  • print out materials and distribute them in your classroom. Include the copyright information and attribute the source as needed
  • talk with SUNY OER Services about integrating them into your LMS
  • talk with SUNY OER Services about collecting them in a bound, printed version to provide through your campus bookstore
The timeline for these last two options can vary, and will be discussed as part of your consultation with SUNY OER Services. Get started with consultation services here.